Barry Farm: Events

Connect.DC Twitter Town Hall

  • Tuesday, September, 9th, 2014
  • 12:00pm-1:00pm
  • On Twitter

Connect.DC, an Initiative of the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO) is hosting a Twitter Town Hall conversation on civic engagement. The conversation will focus on how technology, such as social media, has impacted civic engagement. All District residents are invited to participate by following the conversation at #civictechDC and @connectdotdc. Connected Communities is a District government initiative and New Communities partner aimed at increasing internet access and use in low-access neighborhoods throughout the District. The Initiative is currently focused on two footprints, one in Ward 7 and one in Ward 8 that includes the Barry Farm community.

Barry Farm Relocation Seminar for Residents

  • 6:00pm-8:00pm
  • Campbell AME Church (2562 Martin Luther King, Jr, Ave, SE)

The DC Housing Authority, in partnership with the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development, will host a relocation seminar for residents. The educational seminar will provide information to residents on the relocation process, including what to expect, different housing options, and how residents can prepare. Click here for the flyer.

Barry Farm CHOICE Neighborhood Steering Committee Meeting

The next Steering Committee meeting as part of the planning and development process for Barry Farm and Wade Apartments  will be held on Thursday, August 21st, from 1:30pm-3:00pm at Matthews Memorial Baptist Church (2616 Martin Luther King, Jr. Ave, SE), in the lecture hall basement.

National Night Out

Come out and celebrate National Night Out! The citywide kickoff is at HD Woodson Senior High School in Lincoln Heights. Click here for the flyer to find a National Night Out event near you.

Barry Farm Zoning Commision Meeting

  • One Judiciary Square (441 4th ST, NW, Suite 220)

The Zoning Commission will hold a public meeting on July 28th, 2014 at 6:30 PM.  This meeting is a follow up to the public zoning hearing held in June.  The commission will review materials and determine whether to take proposed action or hold a further hearing in September.

Barry Farm Homecoming Celebration

Residents of Barry Farm are invited to attend a community celebration and talent show! The event will show showcase local talent, honor community history, and feature the Smithsonian Anacostia Community Museum.

Barry Farm Community Meeting: Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD)

Barry Farm will be having a community meeting to discuss HUD’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program on Tuesday July 22, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 7:30 PM at Excel Academy for Girls (2501 Martin Luther King Jr, Ave SE).  See below for meeting agenda.

  • Overview of RAD
  • Basics: What & Why?
  • Purpose & Goals of RAD
  • RAD’s impact on residents
  • Schedule for RAD submission
  • Questions & answers

Barry Farm Choice Neighborhood Steering Committee Meeting

The next Barry Farm Steering Committee Meeting will be held on Thursday June 26th, 2014, from 1:30pm-3:00 PM at Excel Academy (2501 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE).  See below for the meeting agenda.

  • Barry Farm/Wade Road PUD updates
  • Transformation Plan updates
  • Education Plan Overview
  • Homecoming Event updates
  • Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program

6th Annual DC Housing Expo

  • Walter E. Washington Convention Center (801 Mt. Vernon Place, NW)

New Communities will be participating as a table exhibitor at the city’s 6th Annual DC Housing Expo held by the DC Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) in partnership with the Greater Washington Urban League. The event is free and open to the public, and members of the public can REGISTER HERE. Also, CLICK HERE MORE INFORMATION ON PARTNERS, EXHIBITORS, AND WORKSHOPS. The expo will take place on Saturday, June 21st, between the hours of 10:00am and 3:00pm.

Barry Farm Public Zoning Hearing–Part 2

  • One Judiciary Square (441 4th ST, NW, Suite 220)

The public zoning hearing for Barry Farm will be continued on Thursday evening as part of the Planned Unit Development (PUD) process. This portion of the hearing will allow for individual public witnesses to provide testimony in favor or against the proposed zoning application.The public hearing is a follow up to the initial application submitted to the Zoning Commission (click here for background). More information about the hearing, as well as how to participate as a public witness, can be found HERE.

Page 3 of 612345...Last »